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Tom Polansek

UPDATE 2-USDA says pork sales data may include old deals, vexing traders

19 Oct 2019

CHICAGO, Oct 18 U.S. Department of Agriculture pork export sales data issued on Friday for Oct. 4-10 included "a significant quantity" that might have been sold in previous weeks, the agency said, after traders and analysts questioned the accuracy of the weekly report.

Tyson Foods bans growth drug from U.S. hog supply as meat firms chase China demand

17 Oct 2019

Tyson Foods Inc in February will stop buying U.S. hogs raised with a growth drug banned by China, the company said on Thursday, as global meat suppliers seek an edge in boosting sales to Chinese buyers facing a huge pork shortage due to an outbreak of a fatal pig disease.

UPDATE 1-Tyson Foods bans growth drug from U.S. hog supply as meat firms chase China demand

17 Oct 2019

Oct 17 Tyson Foods Inc in February will stop buying U.S. hogs raised with a growth drug banned by China, the company said on Thursday, as global meat suppliers seek an edge in boosting sales to Chinese buyers facing a huge pork shortage due to an outbreak of a fatal pig disease.

U.S. farmers cheered by apparent trade truce, hope shipments to follow

12 Oct 2019

CHICAGO U.S. farmers cheered the Trump administration's announcement of a potentially dramatic increase in U.S. agricultural sales to China on Friday but warned they needed to see a follow-through of actual purchases. | Video

U.S. farmers cheered by apparent trade truce, hope shipments to follow

12 Oct 2019

CHICAGO, Oct 11 U.S. farmers cheered the Trump administration's announcement of a potentially dramatic increase in U.S. agricultural sales to China on Friday but warned they needed to see a follow-through of actual purchases.

LIVESTOCK-Hog futures slip despite record-large U.S. pork sales to China

11 Oct 2019

CHICAGO, Oct 10 U.S. lean hog futures sagged on Thursday as the confirmation of record-large weekly pork export sales to China failed to impress traders who have been expecting a surge in demand for months.

JBS USA to produce pork without growth drug banned by China, seeking more exports

05 Oct 2019

CHICAGO JBS USA will remove a growth drug banned by Beijing from its U.S. hog supply, the company said on Friday, accelerating the competition for pork exports as China grapples with a devastating pig disease.

UPDATE 2-JBS USA to produce pork without growth drug banned by China, seeking more exports

05 Oct 2019

CHICAGO, Oct 4 JBS USA will remove a growth drug banned by Beijing from its U.S. hog supply, the company said on Friday, accelerating the competition for pork exports as China grapples with a devastating pig disease.

Yes whey! U.S. touts dairy product to Chinese hog farmers fighting swine fever

03 Oct 2019

CHICAGO When Beijing announced it was exempting 16 U.S. goods from retaliatory tariffs, Chinese firms hurried to call Proliant Dairy Ingredients in the heart of American farm country.

LIVESTOCK-Hog futures sink in retreat from two-month high set on Monday

02 Oct 2019

CHICAGO, Oct 1 U.S. livestock futures fell on Tuesday as hogs retreated from a two-month high reached a day earlier.

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